Stord is situated approximately 190 miles (306 kilometers) west of Oslo, the national capital, and 30 miles (48 kilometers) south of Bergen - Hordaland.
When it comes to getting the most from your precious vacation time, it's worth keeping in mind that Stord is just just the start; Fjord Norway has been blessed with an abundance of wonderful places to visit. Examples of places within a relatively short distance of Stord are Osoyro, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the south, and Steinsland, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast.
When it's time to explore beyond Stord, check out the nearest regional city. Bergen lies 35 miles (56 kilometers) away and features sights including Grieg Hall, Bergen Art Museum and St Mary's Church (Mariakirken). Hanseatic Museum, Troldhaugen and VilVite Science Center are also good places to spend time.
If the weather forecast isn't that great, spend some time in Fjord Norway's history museums, art museums and art galleries. For a budget outdoors activity that everyone will like, take the time to visit the region's popular open-air exhibits, farms and lighthouses.
Discover the region's alluring waterways. Fishing and swimming are both popular ways to get active here. When the temperature goes down, visit the Stord area. Grab your woollen hat and scarf and have a go at the sports on offer here. Try snow shoeing or snowboarding.
Good things must come to an end, but be rest assured, when it's time to say "Ha det bra" to Stord, rest assured, you'll have many wonderful memories to keep forever.